Response from The Right Honourable The 8th Earl and Countess of Carnarvon on the occasion of Christmas 2021 and The New Year 2022.
The Earl of Carnarvon full title Earl of the Town and County of Carnarvon, in the Principality of Wales created in 1793 in The Peerage of Great Britain for Henry Herbert, 1st Baron Porchester by George III. The subsidiary title attached to the Earldom is Baron Porchester, of High Clere in the County of Southampton in 1780 in The Peerage of Great Britain by George III.
The family seat is Highclere Castle.
The reply is in the form of a card which on the front is a picture of Highclere Castle surrounded by snow and inside is a printed message wishing me a Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year na dis hand signed by Lord and Lady Carnarvon. Highclere Castle was the setting for the acclaimed period drama Downton Abbey.
Interesting fact The 8th Earl is a godson of Her Majesty The Queen.